Category: Education

Housing Snapshot: June

President’s Corner – 2nd Quarter Recap

Second Quarter Recap Greetings REALTORS®! I hope everyone is having a prosperous start to summer 2021 and I hope everyone had a great July 4th weekend. MAAR volunteers and staff have been working hard behind the scenes to keep this great real estate market on track. NAR accomplished a monumental lobbying effort that went all …

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HOT Topic: Fair Housing

Something has been buzzing around the real estate world for a while now, and this year has been it’s biggest year yet! Fair housing. Why 2021? What’s all the hullabaloo about? Fair housing is more than a list of dos and don’ts, rights and penalties, and mandatory continuing education. As stewards of the right to …

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June is Homeownership Month!

  Each year during the month of June, the Mobile Area Association of REALTORS® takes the opportunity to celebrate homeownership by showcasing individual homeowners, government officials, and various programs that protect and promote the American Dream of homeownership. Homeownership Month was created both to encourage current and future homeowners to be advocates for homeownership and …

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Announcement from Realist

The Realist Sell Score is now a searchable attribute available under My Search —>Customize Search. The Sell Score is based on the Propensity to List model, now featuring a numerical value (0-1000) that predicts the relative likelihood a property will be listed for sale in the next six months. Click Here for the full announcement.  …

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2021 President’s Corner – First Quarter Recap

First Quarter Recap Greetings REALTORS®! I hope everyone is having a prosperous start to 2021 as interest rates continue to remain low and property values continue to rise. Lets keep this market strong so our businesses can flourish and we keep our clients satisfied. Our market continues to remain productive and busy and I trust you …

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4th Quarter President’s Report

Greetings!   2020 has been a unique experience for us all! I hope you and your family have been able to find times of peace and joy in this holiday season.   Here is a final update on what your Association has been up to for 2020, Q4.   The Governmental Affairs Forum continued to meet …

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Installation Banquet

On Thursday, November 19, 2020 we had the absolute honor of installing our 2021 Officers and Directors. Attempting to keep with tradition, it was held at The Country Club of Mobile. Sadly, because of COVID-19, we could not host it in it’s full grand splendor. Keeping with socially distanced protocol, it was much smaller but …

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October 2020 Market Snapshot

Top Things That Can Go Wrong in a Real Estate Sale

Top Things That Can Go Wrong in a Real Estate Sale   Real estate involves selling, managing, leasing, and buying properties. A real estate agent’s work is to advise their client on selling, buying, or renting a property. When it comes to home sellers, it’s not always easy to sell your home because the process …

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